Date & Time: Nov 27, 2003 at 0752 LT
Operator:
Registration:
N698X
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Beaumont-Jacksonville
MSN:
T26-137
YOM:
1969
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Captain / Total flying hours:
4500
Aircraft flight hours:
8263
Circumstances:
During flight, the pilot was informed that weather conditions at destination were bad with low visibility due to fog. Despite this message, he elected to land and while approaching too low, the aircraft struck trees and crashed in a wooded area located 1,8 miles short of runway 32. The pilot was killed and all four passengers were injured.